Tela Newsletter Autumn 2020 Lockdown Edition

Tela Newsletter

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Previous Editions

Autumn 2017

National Gallery fo the Faroe Islands; How JMW Turner got me a free trip to Ravenna; Behind the Drawing; Music of Courtley India.

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December 2016: An Eye to the Future

Paul Flintoff is taking early retirement.

Click here to view the December 2016 Newsletter

Autumn 2016

David Shipway, Blackburn Cotton Exchange, Tigrane the Great of Armenia, Botticelli, Gerrit Dou and more!

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Conservation or Restoration?

There are many examples of items we have sent to be restored or conserved with the help of the Friends and they have come back in much better condition. But what’s the difference? Read about the issues in the November newsletter.

November Newsletter 2013

Is it Napoleon?

The main article concerns the identification and condition of a painting found in the stores. What should be done with it? There is also a look at a cuneiform tablet in the Hart Gallery which tells a fascinating story of bull sacrifices.

March 2009

The Mirror of the World

This is an investigation into one of the major holdings in the Hart collection, The Mirror of the World, an early printed book.

April 2011

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